Your Access Case Manager

Jenna Brent, Access Case Manager


Jenna Brent joined Shepherd Center in 2020 as an Access Case Manager. Before becoming a member of the Shepherd team, Jenna worked at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for ten years as an acute care social worker for the Trauma, Emergency, and Complex Care services. Jenna has always been passionate about providing education and matching patients with appropriate resources related to their healthcare.

Jenna earned a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work at the Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN, and a Master’s degree in Social Work at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. She is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration degree from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN. Jenna has a particular interest in learning about leadership across the care continuum, and continues to serve as a volunteer for the Vanderbilt University Hotspotting program for students.

In her free time, Jenna enjoys spending time with her daughter and son. She loves traveling, hiking, cooking and volunteering.